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Theresa May urged to call for Saudi juveniles' release during visit


In Jordan, May is expected to announce that British military trainers will be sent to help the country's air force fight the Islamic State group. "I think the perception of Saudi Arabia has changed in Silicon Valley and a lot of the misconceptions have been addressed", said Prince Saud, who said he was in Silicon Valley earlier this year. Read More »

United passenger stung by scorpion while eating dinner on flight

United Airlines is now under vast scrutiny after a video of a passenger being dragged, bloodied and screaming, off a flight on Sunday went viral. Several passengers captured the manhandling on video, which immediately went viral. Flight attendants said overbooking should never result "in a passenger being physically injured by airport security". United Airlines has offered Mr Bell and his wife flying credit as compensation, according to the CBC. Read More »

Delta hikes payouts for overbooked fliers


But after waiting hours for confirmation of rebooked seats, and after being told flights were overbooked until Tuesday, the family made a decision to cancel their trip to see relatives altogether, to the delight of staff. "Other frustrated passengers were yelling at the staff and crying over vexed travel plans". The flight was way overbooked and 60 passengers were on standby and desperate to get on the same flight as her family. Read More »

United Airlines Passenger Launches Legal Action Over Forceful Removal


Dao wants the world to know that they are very appreciative of the outpouring of prayers, concern and support they have received", Golan said in a statement. While I deeply regret this situation arose, I also emphatically stand behind all of you, and I want to commend you for continuing to go above and beyond to ensure we fly right. Read More »

Man Removed From United Flight a Doctor with Troubled Past


Alderman Mike Zalewski said he did not know who will represent the airline before the Aviation Committee, but Munoz has been notified of the hearing scheduled for Thursday. United has apologized for the incident. In a second public apology posted to the company's website, CEO Oscar Munoz described what happened as "horrific". Read More »

Georgia policemen fired after witness video shows assault of a motorist

On Thursday, the Gwinnett County Police in Georgia announced the termination of an officer who was caught on camera stomping on the head of a man who was on the ground in handcuffs. "You're supposed to protect and serve", Jones told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Thursday. From there Bongiovanni punches and tasers Hollins. Read More »

Fugitive Jakubowski, who mailed manifesto to Trump, caught in Wisconsin

If convicted he faces a possible sentence of up to 10 years in prison. The man has not been charged in connection with the video and is not believed to be involved in the burglary. Jakubowski will then be transported to Rock County for further investigation and charges. Authorities said that they had responded to tips and leads and searched numerous locations to find Jakubowski, whom they described as armed and "highly unsafe". Read More »

Equal Pay Day Highlights Newest Gender Wage Gap Numbers

From April next year all voluntary, private and public sector employers with a headcount of more than 250 will be required to publish figures which show their mean and median gender pay gap. "[What ] a man earns [by] December 31, it takes the woman until April 4 to catch up to what they made". But in some fields, including engineering and information technology, women make substantially less than men, on average, one year after graduating college. Read More »

Joseph Jakubowski Manhunt Ends as Trump Manifesto Sender Caught

He was transported to the Rock County Jail in Janesville. Authorities confirm that fugitive Joseph Jakubowski was captured Friday morning. Officials did not say where the weapons Jakubowski allegedly stole are now. Law enforcement officials were bracing for a violent confrontation when they eventually found Joseph Jakubowski , but the homeowner who was the first to make contact with him paints a very different story. Read More »

Haley: No Political Solution until Assad Is Out

Elsewhere in Syria, U.S. -led airstrikes killed at least 21 people, including a woman and her six children who were fleeing on a boat across the Euphrates River near the Islamic State group's self-styled capital, Raqqa, the target of a major offensive by U.S. Read More »

Attempted North Korean missile launch fails, USA confirms

In a test launch in August a year ago, the missile flew 500km and crashed into waters near Japan. "The missile blew up nearly immediately". "The missile blew up nearly immediately". And on the same day, a top North Korean official offered a warning to the USA, accusing President Trump of "creating a war situation". " North Korea made sure that the world saw that they are working on ICBMs and what we saw at the military parade was a prototype ICBM that will become the real deal after the ... Read More »

Turnbull bowls final balls in India visit

The two leaders got on to the Blue Line of the Metro at Mandi House station. India and Australia agreed on Monday to revive stalled talks on a bilateral trade deal but, on a visit to New Delhi, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull conceded that chances of an early breakthrough were slim. Read More »

Conditions for life may exist on moon of Saturn

And on Jupiter's moon Europa, that Hubble Space Telescope has spotted an huge plume above its icy crust. Plumes on Enceladus captured by Cassini. The scientists noted that "life as we know it requires three primary ingredients": liquid water, a source of energy for metabolism, and a combination of chemical ingredients that include hydrogen, nitrogen and oxygen, among others. Read More »

Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) reported Q1 net sales increased $61.0

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Macquarie Initiates Coverage on Fastenal Company (FAST ) to Neutral with a price target of $50. 01/12/2017 - Fastenal Company was upgraded to "market outperform" by analysts at Avondale Partners. Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 2.67. Read More »

The CEO of United Airlines won a 'Communicator of the year' award


Seats were needed for four crew members, and after Dao refused to deplane due to overbooking, Dao was dragged away from his seat by his hands, on his back, by security officers. Wednesday, though, he said the carrier will not allow police to remove a passenger from an aircraft again. According to NBC News , three of the officers involved have been placed on administrative leave. Read More »

Apple given permission to test self-driving cars in California

Apple is now among the thirty or so companies that have a permit to test self-driving cars in the State of California. Companies that have been issued permits also include Alphabet Inc's ( GOOGL ) Google unit, Ford, Volkswagen AG, Daimler AG, Tesla Motors Inc ( TSLA ) and General Motors Co (GM). Read More »

Apple gets green light to test self-driving cars

Apple joins a growing list of carmakers, technology firms, and small start-ups to test drive cars in California. Google, an early developer of the technology, considers self-driving cars to be a potential new market, while Uber hopes to eventually eliminate the need for human drivers to shuttle its customers. Read More »

Delta passengers who give up seats can get up to $9950


United Airlines will no longer allow crew members to displace passengers who are already seated on a plane. But airlines found 434,425 passengers willing to take a payment and perhaps a hotel room to voluntarily take another flight. It is legal in the US for airlines to overbook flights to compensate for unfulfilled bookings. The union for the airline's pilots issued a statement Thursday seeking to distance them from the incident, pointing out that it happened on a United Express carrier ... Read More »

Traders Watch list Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD), Sealed Air Corp (NYSE

The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website . For trailing twelve months, EPS value for the stock is $2.46. Creative Planning raised its position in Prologis by 13.2% in the first quarter. Following the sale, the insider now owns 202,115 shares in the company, valued at $10,398,816.75. Read More »

Celebrities join Tax Day demonstration in NYC

Below are some fun signs and photos of the crowds from a variety of USA cities. Wyden then tore into Trump's failure to release his tax returns , highlighting legislation he's sponsoring to require any US president to release his returns annually. Read More »